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ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 16-- Registered adoption deed - Presumption - Adoption deed registered, as such it cannot be said that it was procured subsequently in back date - Due execution of adoption deed proved by witnesses - Even adoption was published in the newspaper - Mere no, signing of adoption deed by natural mother,..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 4-- Overriding effect - Adoption took place in 1980 - Provisions of `Duttak Chandrika and Duttak Mimansa' have no application, as S.4 of the Act has an overriding effect on earlier text of Hind Law relating to adoption...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 10-- Adoption - There is no condition either u/s 10 or any other provision of the Act that only son or daughter's son cannot be given in adoption. (Para10)..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 11, 12-- Adoption of minor son by his maternal grandmother - Ceremonies of adoption duly performed in presence of 25 persons - Consent of natural mother for giving her minor son in adoption and ceremonies of adoption proved - Even actual giving of adoptee by his natural father and mother in adoption was..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13(1)(a)-- Divorce - Cruelty upon husband - Filing litigation for claiming maintenance by wife - Husband refused to maintain wife and her daughter - Wife was well within her legal right to file a petition claiming maintenance u/s 125 Cr.P.C. - Since the amount ordered to be paid u/s 125 Cr.P.C. was not..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Adoption deed-- Can be treated as a Will - However, it is to be seen from recital in adoption deed as to whether testator merely intended to give effect to his desire to adopt or he also made testamentary disposition in adoption deed to settle inheritance of his property after death - In the instant case,..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Adoption deed-- Locus standi to challenge - Adoption can be challenged either by natural parents or by adoptive parents or the child who has been given in adoption - A stranger lacks authority to challenge the adoption deed...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 9-- Adoption - Capacity of adoptive parents to give child in adoption - Expressions `father' and `mother' do not include an adoptive father and an adoptive mother, thus, if child is adopted by an adoptive parents, they cannot further give child in adoption...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 9-- Adoption - Capacity of step father to give child in adoption - Even if there is divorce between biological parents of child, in presence of biological father, step father of child cannot give child in adoption with his biological mother...........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 12-- Adoption - Coparcenary property - Interest which the coparcener in a Mitakshara family acquires by his birth in the natural family continues to remain with him in spite of adoption in view of S.12(b) of the Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956...........

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